Prince of Peoria

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Prince of Peoria
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GenreComedy
Created by
  • Nick Stanton
  • Devin Bunje
Starring
Composer(s)Gabriel Mann
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes8 (+ 1 special) (list of episodes)
Production
Executive producer(s)
  • Devin Bunje
  • Nick Stanton
  • Sharla Sumpter Bridgett
  • Tim Story
Producer(s)Chris Phillips
CinematographyJohn Simmons
Editor(s)Dave O'Brien
Camera setupMulti-camera
Running time24–29 minutes
Production company(s)
  • 37 Monkeys
  • The Story Co.
Release
Original networkNetflix
Original releaseNovember 16, 2018 (2018-11-16) – present (present)
External links
Official website

Prince of Peoria is an American comedy web television series, created by Nick Stanton and Devin Bunje, that premiered on November 16, 2018, on Netflix.

Premise[edit]

Prince of Peoria follows "Emil, a 13-year-old prince from a wealthy island kingdom" that "travels to the U.S. to live incognito as an exchange student" and "strikes up an unlikely friendship with Teddy, a fastidious overachiever who is Emil’s total opposite."[1]

Cast and characters[edit]

Main[edit]

  • Gavin Lewis as Prince Maxemil "Emil" Vanderklaut III, a prince from Buronia who pretends to be a foreign exchange student
  • Theodore Barnes as Teddy Jackson, a smart kid who cares more about his education than making friends
  • Shelby Simmons as Sydney Quinn, Teddy's crush who discovers Emil's real identity and helps him keep it a secret
  • Cynthia Kaye McWilliams as Regina Jackson, the owner of the Spare Time Bowl bowling alley and Teddy's widowed mother

Recurring[edit]

  • Haley Tju as Braughner, Sydney's friend
  • Gabriel Hogan as Joosep, Emil's bodyguard
  • Conor Husting as Tanner, Sydney's boyfriend
  • Kyle More as Wade, an employee at Spare Time Bowl
  • Johnathan McClain as King of Buronia
  • Nate Torrence as Vice Principal Chipler
  • Brooke Star as Autumn McCrary
  • Chelsea Summer as Summer McCrary
  • Zach Zagoria as Stank Man
  • Jared Wernick as Daryl

Guest[edit]

Episodes[edit]

Season 1 (2018)[edit]

No.TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal release date
Part 1
1"The Prince Arrives"Eric Dean SeatonDevin Bunje & Nick StantonNovember 16, 2018 (2018-11-16)
2"Teddy vs. The Wild"Eric Dean SeatonLeo Chu & Eric S. GarciaNovember 16, 2018 (2018-11-16)
3"Emil the Mom Thief"Eric Dean SeatonPeter Dirksen & Jonathan HowardNovember 16, 2018 (2018-11-16)
4"A Night at the Hip Hopera"Jonathan JudgeRandi BarnesNovember 16, 2018 (2018-11-16)
5"Teddy's Bakshal"Jody Margolin HahnJason JordanNovember 16, 2018 (2018-11-16)
6"Warehouse Towel Fight!"Jon RosenbaumMarty DonovanNovember 16, 2018 (2018-11-16)
7"Best. Holiday. Ever."Phill LewisLindsay Gelfand & Allison WeintraubNovember 16, 2018 (2018-11-16)
8"The Bro-Posal"Jason EarlesDevin Bunje & Nick StantonNovember 16, 2018 (2018-11-16)

Special (2018)[edit]

TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal release date
"A Christmas Moose Miracle"Jon RosenbaumDevin Bunje & Nick StantonDecember 17, 2018 (2018-12-17)

Production[edit]

Development[edit]

On January 31, 2018, it was announced that Netflix had given the production series order for a first season consisting of sixteen episodes. The series was created by Nick Stanton and Devin Bunje who will also act as writers, showrunners, and executive producers. Additional executive producers are set to include Sharla Sumpter Bridgett.[1][2]

Casting[edit]

On April 2, 2018, it was announced that Gavin Lewis, Theodore Barnes, Shelby Simmons, and Cynthia Kaye McWilliams had joined the main cast.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "THE PRINCE OF PEORIA - New live action, multi-cam Kids & Family original, produced by Netflix". Netflix Media Center. January 31, 2018. Retrieved February 24, 2018.
  2. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (January 31, 2018). "Netflix Orders 'The Prince Of Peoria' Sitcom Targeting Kids & Families". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved February 24, 2018.
  3. ^ Petski, Denise (April 2, 2018). "'The Prince Of Peoria': Gavin Lewis, Theodore Barnes, Shelby Simmons & Cynthia McWilliams Cast In Netflix Sitcom". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved April 2, 2018.

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